North East London won three awards at the HSJ Awards on 17 November, including City and Hackney Place-based Partnership’s award for its Alliance Model of Dementia Care from diagnosis to end of life.
Hackney Cypriot Association is holding an information session on Type 2 diabetes for Turkish speakers on 22 November 2022, which will include a Finger Prick Blood Test for free.
This three-hour training session on 30 November 2022 will empower men to become allies of women and challenge harmful behaviour they see. Please note this session is for men only.
Healthwatch Hackney and Healthwatch City of London are hosting this forum on 15 November 2022 to get feedback from C&H residents on their experience when being transported to/from a hospital appointment.
Homerton Hospital is offering free vaccinations for those who are pregnant. This is a walk-in service only offered Monday through Friday.
Dragon Café in the City continues its bi-weekly gathering of de-stressing activities. Due to the train strike on Wednesday 9 November 2022, all events will take place online.
City & Hackney’s Neighbourhoods’ Team has released its second autistic-friendly newsletter providing an update with ongoing work in Hackney to make services more accessible to autistic people.
City & Hackney Recovery Service (delivered by Turning Point) is offering free naloxone kits, which prevents an overdose. It can be picked up at their main hub.
Made in Hackney is hosting free cooking classes with a focus on the cost of living crisis starting in November for Hackney residents, as well as non-locals. Register to save your spot.
The multi-million pound renovation will include activities to promote good health and wellbeing and events to reduce isolation faced by older residents.
East London NHS Foundation Trust’s Hackney Integrated Learning Disability Service (ILDS) team received the ‘Highly Commended’ trophy in the Quality Improvement Initiative of the Year category at the Health Service Journal Awards in Manchester.
VCH’s Together Better project will celebrate Dr. Colin Franklin at Elsdale Street Surgery on Friday 28 October 2022. Dr. Franklin used to run the surgery and he will be honoured with a mural. All are welcome to attend.